Best Brew Pub (2000)
Four Peaks Brewing Company
1340 East Eighth Street, Tempe
This year, the Tommyknockers Brewery & Pub chain opened a franchise near Bank One Ballpark, and damn, it was a close call. But Four Peaks' malty stout, its airheaded blonde and smoky-smooth amber triumphed once again. How do they keep winning? One year -- and beer -- at a time.
Readers' Choice: Four Peaks Brewing Company